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Hugo Chavez Hit By Cuba´s
Surgical Strike

Investor´s Business Daily, by Editorial

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Posted By:PageTurner, 1/8/2013 8:50:54 AM

Americas: Venezuela´s Hugo Chavez is dying of cancer in Havana, in a live demonstration of Cuba´s vaunted socialized medical care. He went there instead of Brazil because he wanted to make a political statement. What irony. As party cronies hover at his bedside, Cuban officials bark orders to the government in Caracas, and red-shirted Chavistas hold vigils, all signs are pointing to an imminent exit for the Venezuelan leader who controls a huge part of the world´s oil. He´s going out exactly as he wouldn´t have liked — helpless and at the mercy of doctors,

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Choosing Castrocare over a superb Brazilian hospital on political grounds is probably what cost Chavez his life. And he will take Cuba down with him.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: PageTurner, 1/8/2013 9:15:26 AM     (No. 9104639)

Hugo always said he was willing to die for socialism. Now that he´s chosen Castrocare over a world class hospital in Brazil, he´s about to demonstrate what that means.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: dngriffin, 1/8/2013 9:15:37 AM     (No. 9104640)

I am tired of him taking so long to assume room tempature. Just get on with Hugo.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: coyote, 1/8/2013 9:24:49 AM     (No. 9104655)

And why did Pogo have to leave Caracus? No medical care in the emerging socialist paradise? Not that cancer treatment is particularly good any place.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Udanja99, 1/8/2013 9:29:22 AM     (No. 9104662)

Karma will catch up with you every time. Perhaps next time Mikey the Hutt needs surgery, he will go to Havana for "the best medical care in the world". Hopefully karma will catch up with him too.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 1/8/2013 9:42:03 AM     (No. 9104693)

He´s making a statement all right. Love the headline. There is a very tiny part of me that wonders if this isn´t some kind of scam on Hugo´s part and he is just smoking out the opposition in order to tighten his grip. Would not put it past this freak.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: RancherJack, 1/8/2013 10:23:48 AM     (No. 9104783)

Beautiful irony from IBD

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Distorted, 1/8/2013 11:06:50 AM     (No. 9104927)

There´s an SNL skit in here somewhere for this generation´s Generalisimo.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Mike43, 1/8/2013 11:27:20 AM     (No. 9104980)

There is an SNL skit in there; but they would never do it.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: No Representation in CA, 1/8/2013 11:34:18 AM     (No. 9105006)

I agree with #2. So croak already!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: GomerShabazz, 1/8/2013 11:38:55 AM     (No. 9105019)

Thus sayeth The Lord G-d:

And cast ye the unprofitable servant into outer darkness: there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.



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Reply 11 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX, 1/8/2013 4:58:24 PM     (No. 9105705)

I´ve always said I wouldn´t wish cancer on anyone, but in Hugo´s case it´s well deserved.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 1/9/2013 1:03:01 AM     (No. 9106257)

He went there because he and Fidel are buds.
Most likely, he doesn´t trust anyone else while under anesthesia.

He was making a lot of trips before he had cancer.

So what does fat Michael have to say about their medicine now ?

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